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May 23rd, 2017
HIV Disparities in the South
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Richard Wolitski, Ph.D., Director, Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy U.S. Department of Health and Human Services- Why did it take us so long to focus our attention on the disparities experienced in the South? Was it that AIDS was first identified in big cities on the east and west coasts—Los Angeles, San Francisco, …read more

March 31st, 2017
Positive Women’s Network and HIV Activists Rally at the Capitol
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(Article by PWN-USA) Earlier this week, over 600 advocates from 34 states and the District of Columbia descended upon Capitol Hill for the largest AIDSWatch yet; Positive Women’s Network – USA (PWN-USA) still made its mark. About 50 PWN-USA members participated in AIDSWatch 2017, some for the very first time, and some who have been coming …read more

January 11th, 2017
HIV Injection Treatments Are Gaining Ground
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Report by Alix Redmonde, ABC7- Actor Charlie Sheen recently revealed that an injectable drug has rendered his HIV viral load undetectable. CAN Community Health’s Medical Director Tanya Schreibman M.D. explained how injectable medicines now offer options and hope for qualifying people with HIV, and of a phase three clinical trial that CAN is recruiting patients …read more